The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 4 6 9
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Permanent jobs citing Finance 11 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 31.43% 18.87% 11.54%
As % of the General category 47.83% 47.62% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 6
Average salary £47,000 £52,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.47% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Finance
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sussex region.

General Category
Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
23 21 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 65.71% 39.62% 40.38%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 19
Average salary £47,000 £53,750 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.55% -10.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £74,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Finance across the Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

Finance
Salary Trend in Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Finance across the Sussex region.

Finance Salary Trend in Sussex

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Sussex region citing Finance also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Finance.

1 18 (40.91%) CRM
2 17 (38.64%) SQL
3 13 (29.55%) .NET
4 12 (27.27%) Coaching
5 11 (25.00%) Degree
6 10 (22.73%) Time Management
6 10 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (22.73%) Marketing
6 10 (22.73%) Mentoring
7 9 (20.45%) Agile Testing
7 9 (20.45%) Mathematics
7 9 (20.45%) Microsoft
8 8 (18.18%) SAP
9 7 (15.91%) Adobe Campaign
10 6 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (13.64%) ETL
10 6 (13.64%) Migration
10 6 (13.64%) PowerShell
10 6 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (11.36%) Retail
11 5 (11.36%) Omniture
11 5 (11.36%) Logistics
11 5 (11.36%) FMCG
11 5 (11.36%) High Availability
11 5 (11.36%) jQuery
11 5 (11.36%) Statistics
11 5 (11.36%) Advertising
11 5 (11.36%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (11.36%) Management Information System
11 5 (11.36%) Business Intelligence

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Sussex region citing Finance also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Finance. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.82%) CMS
2 2 (4.55%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (11.36%) SPSS
2 2 (4.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (15.91%) Adobe Campaign
2 2 (4.55%) SAP CO
2 2 (4.55%) SAP FI
2 2 (4.55%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (4.55%) SAP MM
3 1 (2.27%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) IaaS
1 1 (2.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) LAN
1 1 (2.27%) NetScaler
1 1 (2.27%) Unified Communications
1 1 (2.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (11.36%) Data Mining
3 3 (6.82%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.27%) SAP BW
General
1 10 (22.73%) Marketing
2 5 (11.36%) Advertising
2 5 (11.36%) Brand Awareness
2 5 (11.36%) Retail
3 2 (4.55%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (29.55%) Analyst
2 11 (25.00%) Developer
3 6 (13.64%) DBA
3 6 (13.64%) Production DBA
3 6 (13.64%) SQL DBA
4 5 (11.36%) .NET Developer
4 5 (11.36%) .NET Web Developer
4 5 (11.36%) CRM Analyst
4 5 (11.36%) CRM Specialist
4 5 (11.36%) Data Analyst
4 5 (11.36%) SQL Developer
4 5 (11.36%) VB.NET Developer
4 5 (11.36%) VB.NET Web Developer
4 5 (11.36%) Web Developer
5 4 (9.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 4 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (9.09%) Pensions Analyst
5 4 (9.09%) Project Manager
5 4 (9.09%) Test Analyst
5 4 (9.09%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (29.55%) .NET
2 5 (11.36%) jQuery
3 4 (9.09%) WSH
4 1 (2.27%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.27%) Ajax
4 1 (2.27%) Entity Framework
4 1 (2.27%) WCF
4 1 (2.27%) XML
4 1 (2.27%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.45%) Mathematics
2 5 (11.36%) FMCG
2 5 (11.36%) Management Information System
2 5 (11.36%) Statistics
3 4 (9.09%) Clustering
3 4 (9.09%) User Experience
4 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.27%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.27%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.27%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.27%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.91%) CRM
2 12 (27.27%) Coaching
3 10 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (22.73%) Mentoring
3 10 (22.73%) Time Management
4 9 (20.45%) Agile Testing
5 6 (13.64%) ETL
5 6 (13.64%) Migration
5 6 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (11.36%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (11.36%) Campaign Analysis
6 5 (11.36%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (11.36%) ERP
6 5 (11.36%) High Availability
6 5 (11.36%) Logistics
7 4 (9.09%) Front End Development
7 4 (9.09%) SDLC
7 4 (9.09%) System Testing
7 4 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (6.82%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 17 (38.64%) SQL
2 6 (13.64%) PowerShell
3 5 (11.36%) VB.NET
4 4 (9.09%) C
4 4 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 3 (6.82%) VBScript
6 1 (2.27%) C#
6 1 (2.27%) PHP
6 1 (2.27%) VB
6 1 (2.27%) VB6
Qualifications
1 11 (25.00%) Degree
2 4 (9.09%) ISEB
2 4 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.27%) Xen
Vendors
1 9 (20.45%) Microsoft
2 8 (18.18%) SAP
3 5 (11.36%) Cognos
3 5 (11.36%) Omniture
4 2 (4.55%) Adobe
4 2 (4.55%) Citrix
5 1 (2.27%) Intel
5 1 (2.27%) VMware